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storm

(Barrage), noun assault, attack, battle, blast, blitz, blitzkrieg, blizzard, bombardment, clash, combat, commotion, conflict, confusion, disquiet, embroilment, eruption, excitement, explosion, fight, flare-up, imbroglio, melee, mutiny, outbreak, outburst, revolt, revolution, skirmish, stir, struggle, tempest, tumult, turbulence, turmoil, unrest, upheaval, uprising
Associated concepts: damage, flood damage

storm

(Rain), noun blizzard, cloudburst, cyclone, downpour, endless rain, gale, hailstorm, heavy showers, heavy winds, hurricane, moisture, precipitation, rainstorm, sheets of rain, snowstorm, storming, stormy winds, tempest, thundershower, thunderstorm, tornado, torrent, tropical rains, tropical storm, turbulence, twister, typhoon, whirlwind
Associated concepts: cyber storm, storm models, storm predicting, storm victims, storm water
See also: assail, assault, attack, barrage, bluster, cataclysm, commotion, demonstrate, furor, incursion, onset, pandemonium, passion, protest, strike, turmoil
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Unfortunately a strong coastal storm appears likely for the latter half of the coming week.
Task Force Hope asked the National Planning Center of Expertise for Coastal Storm Damage Reduction team to provide their review services, including a safety assurance review.
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Through the use of cool colors, white accents and diagonal lines, Homer depicts the atmospheric effects of a coastal storm.
For instance, rather than building a similar earthen seawall across all of the estuaries in the rich coastal region of Zeeland in the southwest, the Dutch built mechanical seawalls that can be opened to allow relatively natural water flow, and closed in case of a strong coastal storm that threatens flooding.
Congressman Frank LoBiondo (NJ-02) and Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian for the kickoff of the mostly federally-funded project that will reduce flood and coastal storm damage from Oriental Avenue to Atlantic Avenue, as well as an area adjacent to Melrose Avenue.
Wales, as the report makes clear, is particularly vulnerable to coastal storm damage.
While AIR has been modeling coastal storm surge as part of the U.
forecasters said Tuesday a new eastern coastal storm that threatens to complicate Hurricane Sandy cleanup and recovery efforts on Wednesday will be weaker than expected.
Waves up to nine metres high were forecast by the nation weather service, which would cause dangerous coastal storm surges.
This might not be true for other areas such as New York, for example, where the funneling coastline makes the region more vulnerable to coastal storm surge.
Coastal Storm Surge Hazard Report:provides anincrease in overall granularity by combining five datasets; Coastal Surge Risk, Hurricane Propensity, CoastalWater Feature, Mainland Determination and Elevation, into an easy to use and understand scoring method.

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